## Pragyan Cube Open

A solvable 3x3x3 Rubik’s cube has 43,252,003,274,489,856,000 (~ 43 quintillion) permutations, of which only one is the solved cube. This is what makes such events fascinating!

3x3
Time limit: 10 minutes

Here, the event involves solving the Rubik’s cube using a sequential set of moves.

3OH
Time limit: 10 minutes

The event involves solving the Rubik’s cube with a single hand using a sequential set of moves.

4x4
Time limit: 4 minutes

The event involves solving the 4x4x4 cube using a sequential set of moves

Square-1
Time limit: 10 minutes

The Square-1 is a special variant of the Rubik’s cube which assumes twisted conformations when it is twisted due to its cut. This adds an extra level of challenge and difficulty. The event involves solving the Square-1 using a sequential set of moves.

Rubik’s Clock
Time limit: 10 minutes

The Rubik’s Clock is a two-sided mechanical puzzle, each presenting nine clocks to the puzzler. The aim of the puzzle is to set all nine clocks on both sides to show 12 o'clock simultaneously.

Prize Money INR 36,000

3x3

• There will be 3 rounds.

• Top 40% of contestants advance to the 2nd round.

• Top 8 contestants from Round 2  will advance to Round 3.

3OH

• There will be 2 rounds.

• Top 8 contestants advance to the 2nd round.

4x4

• There will only be 1 round.

Square-1

• There will only be 1 round.

Rubik’s Clock

• There will only be 1 round.

The WCA Regulations contain the full set of Regulations that apply to all official competitions sanctioned by the World Cube Association.
The WCA Regulations are also supplemented by the WCA Guidelines. The Regulations should be considered a complete document, but the Guidelines contain additional clarifications and explanations.

https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/regulations/#article-A-speedsolving

Judging Criteria:

Every participant will be supervised by an individual judge. Each participant will get an inspection time of 15 seconds prior to starting the solve, which will be intimated by the judge during the event. The judge’s decision is final.

Will be updated soon.

FAQs:

1) Can I change/remove the events I've registered for?
No, changing/removing events after your registration is approved, is not allowed.

2) What are the rules of this event?
The competition follows the WCA Regulations.

3) Do I use my own cube to compete?
Yes! You are responsible for your own hardware in order to compete. This means you should bring your own cube.

4) What is the normal age of competitors at these events?
All ages are welcome, but in general competitors are between 10 and 20 years old. Don't let this stop you though, everyone can, and should, cube!

5) How do I find results?
All results are posted on the WCA page within a week after the competition ends. However, on the day of the competition, go to cubecomps.com to find information about current events. This is also where you will find information about upcoming rounds. Remember, the results are entered by a human so please be patient if you do not see your results immediately.

6) Are there age divisions?
Nope! All competitors compete together.

7) I want to attend, or I have friends/family who want to attend, but not compete. Do they need to pay as well?
No. All spectators are free to view the competition at no cost. There is payment only to compete. But in some cases, the venue might pose restrictions on allowing spectators, depending on the competition.

Contact:

1) Deepak Rawat: 89200 06985